Second-degree black belt Laurel Coombs is instructing taekwondo, a Korean martial art using kicks, blocks and strikes to increase self-confidence and discipline. Ages 8 and older practice from 6:15-7:15 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Ages 5-7 practice from 5:15-6 p.m. Thursdays. Classes cost $25 per person per month and are held at the Canyon City Community Hall, 129 S. Washington, Canyon City. Discounts are offered for siblings, families and multiple month sign-ups. For more information, contact Coombs at 503-740-3578 or or visit

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